Element

What is an element in chemistry?

An element or chemical element in the periodic table is a pure substance that cannot be decomposed into smaller substances or materials by any normal chemical process.

In this category, we discuss the fundamental properties, facts extraction, and uses of different chemical elements.

Chlorine element symbol, facts, uses and periodic table properties of greenish-yellow gas molecule

Chlorine

What is chlorine? Chlorine is a nonmetal or chemical element of group-17 or halogen family of the periodic table with the symbol Cl and atomic...
Sulfur element facts, symbol, properties, compounds, uses and position on the periodic table

Sulfur

Sulfur element facts Sulfur also called sulphur is the nonmetallic chemical element of Group 16 or VIA (Chalgens family) of the periodic table with symbol S...
Gold element or metal symbol, properties, facts, uses, processing steps and position on periodic table

Gold

What is gold? Gold is a chemical element or yellow precious d-block metal of Group 11 or 1B of the periodic table with the symbol...
Copper chemical element or metal symbol, facts, properties, uses of copper alloys and position in periodic table

Copper

Facts about copper Copper is a chemical element or reddish-brown transition metal of Group 11 or IB of the periodic table with the symbol Cu...
Silver, shiny metal of Group 11 in periodic table element with chemical properties, application or uses in jewelry, coinage

Silver

Facts about silver Silver is the shiny white, lustrous transition metal of Group 11 or IB in the periodic table with atomic number 47 and...
Lithium element symbol, periodic table properties, and atomic model

Lithium

Lithium metal Lithium is the lightest solid chemical element or alkali metal of Group 1 or IA in the periodic table with the symbol Li and atomic...
Boron element chemical symbol and the periodic table properties

Boron

What is boron? Boron (symbol B), atomic number 5, is the first chemical element of Group 13 or Group IIIA in the periodic table. It...
Fluorine element chemical symbol and the periodic table properties

Fluorine

Fluorine element Fluorine (chemical symbol F), chemical formula F2, atomic number 9 is the most electronegative and most chemically reactive member of the halogen family...
Helium element symbol, periodic table properties, and atomic model

Helium

What is helium? Helium is a noble gas or group-18 element of the periodic table with the chemical symbol He and atomic number 2. It is the second...
Nitrogen element chemical symbol and the periodic table properties

Nitrogen

Nitrogen element Nitrogen is a nonmetallic chemical element of group 15 of the periodic table with symbol N and chemical formula N2. It is a...